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Rhett agrees to be "Tangled Up in Texas"

Tuesday, September 8, 2015 – Thomas Rhett will get "Tangled Up in Texas" with a concert to release his new album plus an attempt to set a world record for the largest game of Twister.

Rhett will play AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, the home of the Dallas Cowboys, on Sept. 23. Beginning today at www.TRTangledUp.com, fans can purchase an event package that includes entry to Rhett's performance; an optional "Tangled Up" game entry; an event T-shirt and a digital download of his upcoming album "Tangled Up," his second release.

"Going into album release surrounded by some of my biggest fans is exactly how I want to kick off that week," said Rhett. "That paired with the fact that we get to play new music at one of the most iconic stadiums in the world is going to be wild."

Doors to AT&T stadium will open at 4 p.m. before fans can get "tangled up" to set a Guinness World Records title for the largest game of Twister. Hosted by NASH FM's Shawn Parr, NASH Nights will broadcast live from the event including Rhett's 7:30 p.m. concert on the stadium field. All children under the age of 12 will be able to attend for free.

"Tangled Up" will be released Sept. 25 by Valory.

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